The Secret History Of Dustin Hoffman And Robert De Niro

"Black pepper from our novelty cruet set, Mr Hoffman sir?"

On the set of the new movie Little Fockers, Robert De Niro let slip a secret that he'd been holding onto for a while. he'd never said a thing through the making of Meet The Fockers, but it was finally time.

According to a poster on Popbitch who'd talked to Dustin Hoffman, this was how an on-set conversation went between the two;

De Niro: Remember the premiere of The Graduate in New York?

Hoffman: Hmm, yeah vaguely…

De Niro: And the restaurant you went to after on 2nd street?

Hoffman: Yeah, I think so.

De Niro: I was your waiter.

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